autor

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English[edit]

Noun[edit]

autor (plural autors)

  1. Obsolete form of author.
    • 1558, Bartho[lomew] Traheron, An Exposition of a Parte of S. Iohannes Gospel Made in Sondrie Readinges in the English Congregation [] :
      Iohan Baptiſt than ſheweth a reaſon, why he ſaide, that the lord Ieſus was before him, bicauſe, ſaieth he, he was my firſt, that is to ſaye, my prince, my head, my autor, my maker.
    • 1580, “Anglo-phile Eutheo to the Reader,S”, in A Second and Third Blast of Retrait from Plaies and Theaters: []:
      VVhereby first, note with me, the goodnes of our God toward vs, who ſeeing that we wil not shun plaies for anie dehortations of his godlie Preachers, who daie by daie in al places of greatest reſort denounce the vengeance of GOD to them, be they hie or lowe, that fauor plaies, Theaters, or plaiers, ſtirreth vp the verie Autors themſelues to inueigh against them, that we maie be ashamed any waie to allowe that, which the verie Autors do vtterlie condemne.
    • 1593, Gabriell Harvey, “To my very gentle, and liberal Frendes, M. Barnabe Barnes, M. John Thorius, M. Anthony Chewt, and every favorable Reader”, in Pierces Supererogation: or A New Prayse of the Old Asse. A Preparative to Certaine Larger Discourses, Intituled Nashes S. Fame., London: [] Iohn Wolfe, page 5:
      []; in the one, eſteeming Plutarch or Homer as an hundred autors; in the other, valuing Cato or Scipio as a thouſand examples.

Albanian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Learned borrowing from Latin auctor.

Noun[edit]

autor m

  1. author

Declension[edit]

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Aragonese[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin auctor.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /au̯ˈto(ɾ)/
  • Rhymes: -o(ɾ)
  • Syllabification: au‧tor

Noun[edit]

autor m (plural autors, feminine autora, feminine plural autoras)

  1. author

References[edit]

  • autor”, in Aragonario, diccionario castellano–aragonés (in Spanish)
  • Bal Palazios, Santiago (2002) “autor”, in Dizionario breu de a luenga aragonesa, Zaragoza, →ISBN

Asturian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin auctor.

Noun[edit]

autor m (plural autores)

  1. author

Catalan[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Latin auctōrem.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

autor m (plural autors, feminine autora)

  1. author

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Further reading[edit]

Czech[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [ˈau̯tor]
  • Hyphenation: au‧tor

Noun[edit]

autor m anim (feminine autorka)

  1. author

Declension[edit]

Derived terms[edit]

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Further reading[edit]

  • autor in Příruční slovník jazyka českého, 1935–1957
  • autor in Slovník spisovného jazyka českého, 1960–1971, 1989
  • autor in Internetová jazyková příručka

Galician[edit]

Galician Wikipedia has an article on:
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Etymology[edit]

From Latin auctor.

Pronunciation[edit]

(file)

Noun[edit]

autor m (plural autores, feminine autora, feminine plural autoras)

  1. author

Further reading[edit]

Interlingua[edit]

Noun[edit]

autor (plural autores)

  1. author

Latin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Late variant of auctor under influence of descendants such as Italian autore.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

autor m (genitive autōris); third declension

  1. (New Latin, proscribed) Alternative form of auctor: source, creator, vendor, author, artist.

Declension[edit]

Third-declension noun.

Case Singular Plural
Nominative autor autōrēs
Genitive autōris autōrum
Dative autōrī autōribus
Accusative autōrem autōrēs
Ablative autōre autōribus
Vocative autor autōrēs

Lombard[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /awˈtuːr/ (Milanese)

Noun[edit]

autor m (feminine form autris)

  1. author

Middle English[edit]

Noun[edit]

autor

  1. Alternative form of auctour

Occitan[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Latin auctor.

Noun[edit]

autor m (plural autors, feminine autora, feminine plural autoras)

  1. author

Etymology 2[edit]

From aut +‎ -or.

Alternative forms[edit]

Noun[edit]

autor f (plural autors)

  1. (Provençal) height

Old French[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Latin auctor.

Noun[edit]

autor oblique singularm (oblique plural autors, nominative singular autors, nominative plural autor)

  1. author (writer)
  2. creator; instigator

Descendants[edit]

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Piedmontese[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

autor m

  1. author

Polish[edit]

Polish Wikipedia has an article on:
Wikipedia pl

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from German Autor.[1][2][3] Compare Kashubian aùtór and Silesian autōr. First attested in 1556–1557.[4]

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

autor m pers (female equivalent autorka, diminutive autorek, related adjective autorski or autorczy)

  1. author (originator or creator of a work)
    Synonym: twórca
    Hyponyms: pisarz, literat
  2. originator (originator of some actions)
  3. (proscribed) doer (one who does something)

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nouns

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adverbs

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Trivia[edit]

According to Słownik frekwencyjny polszczyzny współczesnej (1990), autor is one of the most used words in Polish, appearing 27 times in scientific texts, 23 times in news, 27 times in essays, 6 times in fiction, and 5 times in plays, each out of a corpus of 100,000 words, totaling 88 times, making it the 719th most common word in a corpus of 500,000 words.[5]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Bańkowski, Andrzej (2000) “autor”, in Etymologiczny słownik języka polskiego [Etymological Dictionary of the Polish Language] (in Polish)
  2. ^ Mirosław Bańko, Lidia Wiśniakowska (2021) “autor”, in Wielki słownik wyrazów obcych, →ISBN
  3. ^ Stanisław Dubisz, editor (2003), “autor”, in Uniwersalny słownik języka polskiego [Universal dictionary of the Polish language]‎[1] (in Polish), volumes 1-4, Warsaw: Wydawnictwo Naukowe PWN SA, →ISBN
  4. ^ Maria Renata Mayenowa, Stanisław Rospond, Witold Taszycki, Stefan Hrabec, Władysław Kuraszkiewicz (2010-2023) “autor”, in Słownik Polszczyzny XVI Wieku [A Dictionary of 16th Century Polish]
  5. ^ Ida Kurcz (1990) “autor”, in Słownik frekwencyjny polszczyzny współczesnej [Frequency dictionary of the Polish language]‎[2] (in Polish), volume 1, Kraków, Warszawa: Polska Akademia Nauk. Instytut Języka Polskiego, page 15

Further reading[edit]

Portuguese[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Latin auctor. Doublet of auteur.

Pronunciation[edit]

 
 

  • Hyphenation: au‧tor

Noun[edit]

autor m (plural autores, feminine autora, feminine plural autoras)

  1. author

Derived terms[edit]

Further reading[edit]

Romanian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from French auteur, or Latin auctor.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

autor m (plural autori, feminine equivalent autoare)

  1. author

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Serbo-Croatian[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ǎutor/
  • Hyphenation: a‧u‧tor

Noun[edit]

àutor m (Cyrillic spelling а̀утор)

  1. author

Declension[edit]

Spanish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Semi-learned borrowing from Latin auctor.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /auˈtoɾ/ [au̯ˈt̪oɾ]
  • Audio (Venezuela):(file)
  • Rhymes: -oɾ
  • Syllabification: au‧tor

Noun[edit]

autor m (plural autores, feminine autora, feminine plural autoras)

  1. author
    Synonym: escribiente
  2. perpetrator of a crime
    Synonym: responsable

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